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KQED Public Radio: Friday, November 28, 2014

88.5 FM San Francisco •  89.3 FM Sacramento

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Friday, November 28, 2014
  • 12:00 am
  • 1:00 am
  • 2:00 am
    Radio Specials Re:Sound The Appetite Show -- This special program showcases some favorite stories from the 2013 Third Coast ShortDocs Challenge: Appetite -- and talks to the organizer of the project, former Third Coast Artistic Director Julie Shapiro about the rules, the incentives, and the collaboration with the James Beard Foundation.
  • 3:00 am
  • 5:00 am
    Morning Edition
    The California Report 5:50am, 6:50am & 8:50am

    KQED News 6am, 6:30am, 7am, 7:30am, 8am, 8:30am, 9am, 10am, 11am, 12pm, 1pm & 4:30pm


    Perspectives 6:06am, 7:35am & 11:30pm

  • MORNING
  • 6:33 am
  • 8:00 am
  • 8:33 am
  • 9:00 am
    Forum Going Cashless Some say the days of waiting for a check to clear your account are numbered. The rise of mobile payments is prompting headlines like "Cash Is for Losers" and "The Check Is in the Tweet." But how secure are apps like Venmo, Square Cash and others? We discuss the benefits and disadvantages of a cashless society.
  • 10:00 am
    Forum Anne Lamott on 'Small Victories' Bay Area author Anne Lamott joins us to discuss "Small Victories," a collection of essays covering topics as wide-ranging as online dating and coping with devastating illness. Lamott's collection is infused with her unique, familiar style which balances wry humor with deep emotion. Lamott's other books include "Some Assembly Required," "Operating Instructions" and "Bird by Bird: Some Instructions on Writing and Life."
  • 11:00 am
    Science Friday Highlights From the Ig-Nobel Prize Ceremony What's going on in your brain when you see the likenesses of famous people in your breakfast food? And are there long-term mental health effects of cat ownership? Host Ira Flatow salutes science that first makes you laugh, then makes you think as the show features highlights from this year's Ig-Nobel Prize ceremony.
  • AFTERNOON
  • 12:00 pm
    Science Friday Ethical Challenges of the Genomic Age If doctors sequence your genome and find a risky gene, should they tell your family? The show looks at the ethical conundrums facing doctors and patients in the genomic age.
  • 1:00 pm
    Fresh Air Songwriter Bob Gaudio Terry Gross talks with Bob Gaudio, who played with The Four Seasons and wrote or co-wrote their hits. He's one of the people behind the Broadway musical "Jersey Boys," the film adaptation of which is now out on DVD. A new anthology collects his songs as performed by The Four Seasons, Frankie Valli and others.
  • 2:00 pm
  • 3:00 pm
  • 4:00 pm
  • 4:30 pm
    The California Report Mexico's 43 Missing Students Inspire Activism North of the Border We look at a tragedy that has shaken Mexico to its core: the disappearance -- and presumed murder -- of 43 students from the southern state of Guerrero. Police took them into custody in September after killing several of their classmates. They haven't been seen since. The state-sponsored violence has rocked the country and it's inspired activism on both sides of the border. And as Brooke Binkowski reports, a growing number of Americans have joined the demand for change in Mexico.
  • 5:00 pm
    All Things Considered
    KQED News 4:30pm, 5:04pm, 5:30pm, 6:04pm & 7:04pm


  • EVENING
  • 6:30 pm
    The California Report Mexico's 43 Missing Students Inspire Activism North of the Border We look at a tragedy that has shaken Mexico to its core: the disappearance -- and presumed murder -- of 43 students from the southern state of Guerrero. Police took them into custody in September after killing several of their classmates. They haven't been seen since. The state-sponsored violence has rocked the country and it's inspired activism on both sides of the border. And as Brooke Binkowski reports, a growing number of Americans have joined the demand for change in Mexico.
  • 7:00 pm
    Fresh Air Songwriter Bob Gaudio Terry Gross talks with Bob Gaudio, who played with The Four Seasons and wrote or co-wrote their hits. He's one of the people behind the Broadway musical "Jersey Boys," the film adaptation of which is now out on DVD. A new anthology collects his songs as performed by The Four Seasons, Frankie Valli and others.
  • 8:00 pm
    Commonwealth Club Yahoo's Marissa Mayer in Conversation With Marc Benioff Marissa Mayer is the CEO of Yahoo and is one of very few women to have run a Fortune 500 company. In 2013, Mayer earned the number one spot on Fortune Magazine's 2013 "40 Under 40" list. Fifteen years before she became the tech powerhouse she is today, Mayer was hired as the 20th employee at a small tech company. This company, Google, enjoyed a meteoric rise to prominence under Mayer's tenure and launched successful and groundbreaking products such as Google Maps, Google News, Gmail and Chrome. In 2012, Mayer claimed a bigger stage with her appointment as CEO of Yahoo In two years, Mayer has reinvigorated Yahoo's brand, reimagined all of its core products including Yahoo Mail, Flickr and more, and introduced new mobile products such as Yahoo Weather and Yahoo News Digest which have both won design awards. In addition, Mayer has acquired more than 40 companies, including Tumblr. Marissa Mayer appears in conversation with Marc Benioff, chairman and CEO of Sales Force.
  • 9:00 pm
  • 10:00 pm
  • 11:00 pm
    The California Report Mexico's 43 Missing Students Inspire Activism North of the Border We look at a tragedy that has shaken Mexico to its core: the disappearance -- and presumed murder -- of 43 students from the southern state of Guerrero. Police took them into custody in September after killing several of their classmates. They haven't been seen since. The state-sponsored violence has rocked the country and it's inspired activism on both sides of the border. And as Brooke Binkowski reports, a growing number of Americans have joined the demand for change in Mexico.
  • 11:30 pm
  • 12:00 am
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